MONROE — Cascade quarterback Josh Smith ran the ball 26 yards for the go-ahead score with 3:01 remaining in the 4th quarter, leading the Bruins to a comeback victory over Monroe in a Wesco 4A game. Cascade running back Malik Rackliff finished with 182 yards on 24 carries and one rushing touchdown to pace the Bruins, who earned the 4A District 1 No. 3 seed and a date with Auburn Riverside in the quad-district playoffs. Bearcats quarterback Andrew Zimmerman threw for 192 yards on 12-of-29 passing and two TDs in the loss. Monroe travels to play Camas next week.
At Monroe H.S.
Cascade 3 3 7 15 — 28
Monroe 0 7 14 0 — 21
C—Spencer Bowldon 35 FG
C—Bowldon 21 FG
M—Shanden Mixayphone 40 pass from Andrew Zimmerman (Tanner Ohlsen kick)
C—Hamilton Kendrick 10 pass from Josh Smith
M—Gabe Moore 43 run (Ohlsen kick)
M—Moore 5 pass from Zimmerman (Ohlsen kick)
C—Malik Rackliff 12 run (2 PAT)
C—Smith 26 run (Bowlden kick)
Records—Cascade 5-1 league, 8-1 overall. Monroe 3-2, 4-5.